All Information (Except Text) for S.Res.498 - A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate regarding United States support for the State of Israel as it defends itself against unprovoked rocket attacks from the Hamas terrorist organization.113th Congress (2013-2014)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC] (Introduced 07/10/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||07/17/2014 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Actions Overview (3)
|07/17/2014||Passed/agreed to in Senate: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S4626)|
|07/16/2014||Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez without amendment and with a preamble. Without written report.|
|07/10/2014||Introduced in Senate|
All Actions (5)
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4626)
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 469.
Committee on Foreign Relations. Reported by Senator Menendez without amendment and with a preamble. Without written report.
Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (text of measure as introduced: CR S4417)
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Foreign Relations||07/10/2014||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Arab-Israeli relations
- Conflicts and wars
- Gaza Strip
- Middle East
- Sovereignty, recognition, national governance and status
Latest Summary (3)
Passed Senate without amendment (07/17/2014)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Reaffirms the support of the Senate for Israel's right to defend its citizens and ensure Israel's survival.
Condemns the unprovoked rocket fire at Israel and calls on Hamas to cease all rocket and other attacks against Israel.
Calls on Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas to dissolve the unity governing arrangement with Hamas and condemn the attacks on Israel.